Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry (The 2/4th Battalion)

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Lance Sergeant Victor Maurice Elliott

Name: ELLIOTT, VICTOR MAURICE
Initials: V M
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lance Serjeant
Regiment/Service: Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry
Unit Text: “B” Coy. 2nd/4th Bn.
Age: 29
Date of Death: 29/06/1916
Service No: 3554
Additional information: Son of George and Harriet Elliott, of 107, Oakhill Rd., Putney, London. Native of Tydd St. Mary, Lincs.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: VI. P. 71.
Cemetery: MERVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Name: Victor Maurice Elliott
Birth Place: Tydd St. Mary, Lincoln
Residence: Oxford
Death Date: 29 Jun 1916
Enlistment Location: E. Putney, Surrey
Rank: L/Sergeant
Regiment: Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry
Battalion: 2/4th Battalion.
Number: 3554
Type of Casualty: Died of wounds

Please see: Baptism of Fire, 29th June 1916.

PETERBOROUGH CATHEDRAL, ST PETER’S TRAINING COLLEGE WAR MEMORIAL

The memorial is to the Old Boys of St Peter’s College, Peterborough who gave their lives in World War 1. It is to be found within St Sprite’s Chapel, Peterborough Cathedral, and takes the form of a stone tablet with a curved top, the arms of the city are carved, and painted, above the inscription in red. A inverted, gold sword is carved between the two columns of names. Dates shown thus 1900-01 are the dates the individual attended the college.

Lance Sergeant Victor Maurice Elliott
3554 Lance Serjeant “B” Coy. 2nd/4th Bn Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry. Born Tydd St Mary, Lincs Enlisted Oxford Resident East Putney, Surrey. Died of wounds 29th June 1916. Age 29. Son of George and Harriet Elliott, of 107, Oakhill Rd., Putney, London. Buried MERVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY Grave VI.P.71. 1906-1907

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